7 days Orangutans and Jungle Trekking tour


(An adventure tour in the tropical rain forest of Sumatra with overnight in the jungle)

 

 

Day 1
Arrive in the airport with flight ....at...We will fetch you from the airport and transfer to hotel Madani or similar, located in the centre of Medan for overnight stay. Here you can rest after long journey or walk in the nearby area.

Day 2
Medan - City tour - Bohorok/Bukit Lawang. In the morning you can do city tour in Medan. You can visit the beautiful mix architectures of Maimoon palace built in 1888 by the Sultan of Deli (former name of Medan) Sultan Mahmood Al Rashid. Then a visit to Grand Mosque "Mesjid Raya" built in 1906 where you can see its interesting ornaments, to Chinese and Hindu temples. As one of the most important cities during Dutch colonial time, you can see also colonial architectural touch in building likes: the Post office, the old City Hall, Central bank, etc. Before we depart to Bohorok we will make a short visit to Asam Kumbang crocodile farm. Here you can see crocodiles from different sizes and ages. In the afternoon we proceed to Bohorok/Bukit Lawang, the orang utans rehabilitation centre. The journey leads you past the scenic rubber and palm oil plantations. Overnight stay in Eco Lodge Bukit Lawang Cottages or Rindu Alam Hotel, both are located directly on the bank of Bohorok river.

Day 3
Bohorok - see the Sumatran orangutans at the feeding area. After breakfast, we will walk for around 45 minutes at the side of Bohorok river to the orangutans feeding area. Prior to arrival at rehabilitation centre you have to cross the river by small wooden canoe. Then do a short climbing through the tropical rainforest at the slope of Mt. Leuser. Watching the part ranger feeds the orangutans. It is suggested to have comfortable sportive shoes. On your way back to hotel, enjoy picnic lunch with jungle bath on the bank of Bohorok river (Optional). The rest of the day free at your own program. Overnight stay in Eco Lodge Bukit Lawang Cottages or Rindu Alam Hotel.

Day 4
Rainforest trekking with forest camp at Jamur Batu. After breakfast, you will leave Bohorok to start jungle trekking with your experienced local guide and porter to the primary rain forest of Sumatra. In Gunung Leuser Nature reservation you will be able to see the orangutans in their nature environment, varieties of birds, reptiles, amphibians and mammals. In the afternoon we will camp in Jamur Batu. The camp built right at the bank of a river. Overnight stay in a simple tent in the jungle. Lunch and dinner will be served by your local guide and porter.

Day 5
Rainforest trekking from Jamur Batu to Rantau Panjang. Wake up early in the morning for a quick wash and get ready for breakfast. Today is the second day of trekking. The trail can be slippery, you have to climb or hang on at the big trees. After lunch at a small river, we continue jungle trekking until we reach Rantau Panjang. We will camp here. Overnight stay in a simple tent in the jungle. Lunch and dinner will be served by your local guide and porter.

Day 6
Rantau Panjang - Bohorok/Bukit Lawang. In the morning we clear up the camp and ready to walk again to Panorama and Cubing, passing hill views. In the afternoon we return to Bohorok/Bukit Lawang Cottages. At last we arrive in Eco Lodge Bukit Lawang Cottages or Rindu Alam Hotel for overnight stay. Lunch is included.

Day 7
Bohorok - airport. Today we will transfer your back to Medan. Upon arrival we proceed to the airport for your flight to next destination. End of your tour with us.

The prices for the above tour are :

Persons

Prices

2 - 3 persons

US$ 455.00 / person

4 - 5 persons

US$ 335.00 /person

6 - 8 persons

US$ 305.00 /person

Single Supplement

US$ 85.00

 

 

 

The prices are already included:

- Overnight stay in above mentioned hotels based on twin share bedrooms

- Daily breakfast

- 3 x lunches + 2 x dinners during the tour

- English speaking guide

- Transfer using an air-conditioned car Medan - Bohorok vice versa

- Transfer from airport of Medan to hotel on day 1

- Entrance & parking fee

- Permit & local guide to see the orangutans at the feeding area on day

- Permit & porter during jungle trekking

- Local guide during jungle trekking

-Tents (camps) in the jungle

Not included:
- Air tickets and airport taxes
- Insurance
- Handy cam fee or camera fee in Bohorok
- Sleeping bag
- Personal expenses such as tips, donation, drinks, meals except are mentioned above, Mosquito lotion etc

Individual Tour
The above tour program is an individual tour. You will travel individually with your own driver and guide. There is no body else in your transportation. You have your own privacy and decide your own time.